- For small campus deployments with the flexibility of copper or fiber uplinks
- Up to 250 APs, 5000 clients, and 5-Gbps throughput
- Hot patching, time saving and hitless upgrades
- Advanced, on-demand telemetry
Catalyst 9800 Series wireless controllers combine RF excellence with IOS XE benefits. These highly reliable and highly secure controllers are ready to deploy anywhere --including the cloud. They are compatible with the new Catalyst 9100 Series access points that support Wi-Fi 6. Or choose the Cisco Embedded Wireless Controller on Catalyst access points, for Catalyst controller features without a dedicated appliance.
Whether planned or unplanned, network outages are painful. With Catalyst 9800, features such as high availability and seamless software updates help keep your network up and running.
Every network needs a strong line of defense. With its secure boot, runtime defenses, imaging signing, and more, Catalyst 9800 helps secure your devices, users, and infrastructure.
When paired with Cisco DNA, your network works for you. Whether it’s providing you with enhanced analytics or being deployed in the infrastructure (including the Cloud) of your choice, the Catalyst 9800 is giving you the choices you need for better efficiency.
Cisco DNA software subscriptions power analytics and assurance across your network. Choose from three subscription tiers--Cisco DNA Essentials, Cisco DNA Advantage, and Cisco DNA Premier--to address your pressing wireless requirements.
With Cisco DNA Assurance, Catalyst 9800 wireless controllers help provide deep visibility and insights into the wireless network.
Cisco DNA Center provides centralized management for not only the Catalyst 9800 wireless controllers but all Cisco DNA-ready wired and wireless solutions from Cisco.
Catalyst 9800 Series wireless controllers are the first line of defense with features such as Encrypted Traffic Analytics and secure segmentation with Cisco Software-Defined Access.
Confidently integrate wireless solutions into a secure, automated, intent-based network with expert guidance, proven experience, best practices, and innovative tools.